Make way for loaf-size avocados

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Somebody tell Trader Joe’s that Teeny Tiny Avocados are out and Ridiculous Huge fruit is in. …

So, about that frog in the salad

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It was only a matter of time before we saw another story of another consumer who finds a frog in their packaged salad.

Can we go plastic-free in the grape category?

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While it does serve a purpose for many items in the produce department, there are many who'd like to see a plastic-free produce department.  Is it possible? 

Import All-Stars: The search for the next big thing

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Kiwifruit was virtually unknown in the United States until Los Alamitos, CA-based Frieda’s Specialty Produce founder Frieda Rapoport Caplan brought it to the U.S. in the 1960s.

The strawberry picking challenge

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Berry picking is no picnic, despite what the agritourism experience will tell you.

Beware the guacamole imposters

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I chose a few recipes to make, and decided to test the results on my kids, our friends, and their kids.

The Produce Trend Forecast: Episode 2 – Bowls, boards and bringing your own snacks on the road

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I can't be the only one who's dropped $40 at Chipotle, or hit up a convenience store during a road trip and come out with $37 in Corn Nuts, pork rinds and maybe a tiny cup of cantaloupe, right? 

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – July 26, 2019

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Greg and Pamela talk foodservice, insider insights from Trader Joe's and why the importers of Cavi brand papayas refuse to recall the product at the FDA's demand. 

VIDEO: NatureFresh Unveiled Mini Cucumbers

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To say my sons love cucumbers is putting it lightly. We easily mow through six regular seedless cucumbers a week, so I figured they were the best focus group to try the new Unveiled baby cucumbers from Leamington, Ontario-based NatureFresh Farms.

On the road: Grocery Outlet

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SEASIDE, CA—There’s a reason I’ve been seeking out Grocery Outlet stores every time I’m nearby. The Emeryville-based chain is the ultimate treasure hunt.